Sun, blue sky, about 15 inch (40 centimeter) fresh powder from the day before, some wind which needs another snow fighting run from Riffelberg to the Gornergrat (this time on the "false"... (more)
Double cogwheel railcar Bhe 4/8 # 3041 of the Gornergratbahn (GGB), built in 1965 by SLM and BBC with 380 kW, below the Gornergrat. In the background the 4478 meter high Matterhorn, 4357 meter hig... (more)
On days of high demand, the vintage cogwheel railcars of the Bhe 2/4 series of the GGB are still needed. # 3019 was built in 1961 by SLM and BBC, has 190 kW and 56 seats. From the series # 3011 to... (more)
Dashing through the snow... A trio of Norfolk Southern EMD SD40-2's and a leased NS SD60 roll through Charlton Heights on former NYC trackage.
The track will be clear for 2018! Snow blower X rote # 3932, shoved by railcar Bhe 4/4 # 3062, is clearing the track of the Gornergrat Bahn ("the Matterhorn Railway") from Riffelberg to the Gorner... (more)
Its a toasty four degrees as a vicious Siberian express has enveloped the Hudson River Valley from the north pole. Capt Triple D pilots a heavy southbound stackr with two nice BNSF "bonga" Gevos... (more)
In the midst of a heavy snow squall in the early afternoon, NS 9164 leads an intermodal train at track speed, kicking up the dry powder left from the previous night's clipper that left most all of... (more)
With dusk quickly approaching, CN-painted EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658 exits the tunnel at Mullens on its final leg into Elmore Yard from Alloy on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad. The CN-painted EMD locomot... (more)
Crossing one of the many Virginian-built trestles on the Princeton-Deepwater District, a FRA test train rolls through Slab Fork on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
Spanning Sweeneysburg trestle, CN-painted EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658 heads for Elmore Yard from Alloy on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
Navigating through tight rock cuts on the former Virginian Princeton-Deepwater District, a FRA test train heads for Elmore Yard in Mullens on Watco's Kanawha River Railroad.
Operating on NS' former Princeton-Deepwater District at Robson, a Kanawha River Railroad-operated geometry test train battles heavy snow under the lead power of CN-painted EJ&E SD38-2 No. 658.
The first significant snowfall of the season brought some great photo opportunities in north central Ohio. CSX ran a train on their rarely used "Burt Line" and here it is seen passing th... (more)
Heading back to Galesburg, BNSF 288 rolls down the BNSF Barstow subdivision.
Eastbound train for Galesburg rolls through a midwest winter wonderland in Colona.